MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZ. — Crossings (289-322-257, seedless 286-320-257, seeded 3-2-0*) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading early slow, late very slow. Prices lower. Red-flesh seedless-type cartons per pound 4-5s mostly 8 cents, 6s mostly 7-8 cents; 24-inch bins per-pound approximately 35 and 45 counts mostly 8 cents, approximately 60 count 7-8 cents. Quality variable. Some shipments booked open with price to be established later. *less than 50,000 pounds.
FLORIDA — Shipments (0-15-43, red-flesh seeded 0-7-9; red-flesh seedless 0-8-35) — Movements expect to remain about the same. Light harvest has begun. Expect light harvest to continue for the duration of the season. Supply in too few hands to establish a market. FIRST REPORT.